GenreShort, Drama Story byHans Christian Andersen CountryFrance
French intertitles DirectorJean Renoir, Jean Tedesco Release date8 June 1928 WriterHans Christian Andersen (story), Jean Renoir CastCatherine Hessling, Jean Storm, Eric Barclay, Manuel Raaby, Amy Wells Similar moviesStory by Hans Christian Andersen, Directed by Jean Renoir, Silent movies
The Little Match Girl (French: La petite marchande d'allumettes) is a 1928 French drama featurette film directed by Jean Renoir and starring Catherine Hessling. It tells the story of a frozen girl who tries to sell matches during Christmas and dreams about a toy store. The film is based on the short story of the same name by Hans Christian Andersen.